Dianthus chinensis

Definitions of Dianthus chinensis

n Chinese pink with deeply toothed rose-lilac flowers with a purplish eye; usually raised as an annual

china pink, rainbow pink
Dianthus chinensis heddewigii, Japanese pink
a flowering variety of China pink distinguished by jagged-edged petals
Type of:
garden pink, pink
any of various flowers of plants of the genus Dianthus cultivated for their fragrant flowers

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